Smash Spoilers: Jennifer Hudson Joins The Cast For Season 2!

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June 23, 2012

NBC’s Smash is getting another American Idolveteran. Actress-singer Jennifer Hudson is joining NBC’s musical drama for a multi-episode arc next season.

  • Hudson will portray “Veronica Moore,” who’s described as a Tony Award-winning Broadway star who impacts the lives of Karen (fellow Idolvet Katharine McPhee) and Ivy (Megan Hilty).
  • “Her character will represent someone who reached their Broadway dream but also paid a price for it.” said Robert Greenblatt, chairman of NBC Entertainment.

Source: EW